Full course description
This course contain 2 modules: Triple Rinse procedure for pesticide containers and Pesticide Emergencies. The Triple Rinse module acquaints pest managers to proper techniques to clean and dispose of empty pesticide containers. This module will serve as a valuable training tool for pesticide applicators.
The Pesticide Emergency module introduces pest control managers to the general actions to be taken in the event of pesticide exposure. Learn to recognize symptoms of exposure and watch videos in this module. The videos detail general first aid steps to undertake until medical help arrives after a pesticide exposure. This module will serve as valuable training tool on pesticide for pesticide applicators.
This course is approved for 1 CEU of General Standards Core (482) and General Standards Core (487).
Authors: Rebecca Baldwin, Associate Professor; Roberto Pereira, Research Scientist; and Phil Koehler, Professor; Entomology Department, University of Florida